There are 5 ways to get from Boom to Drongen by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 18 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the train from Boom to Anvers-Sud / Antwerpen-Zuid S32
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Sud / Antwerpen-Zuid to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort Ic
  3. Take the line 18 bus from Gent Dampoort perron 3 to Drongen Drongenplein 18 / ...

13€ - 19€

Cheapest option

Line 295 bus, train, line 18 bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the line 295 bus from Boom RMS 2 to Antwerpen Station Zuid 295 / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Sud / Antwerpen-Zuid to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort Ic
  3. Take the line 18 bus from Gent Dampoort perron 3 to Drongen Drongenplein 18 / ...

12€ - 16€

3 alternative options

Line 460 bus, bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Boom Markt to Brussel Noord Perron 9 460 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent 264 / ...

12€ - 14€

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boom to Drongen 66 km

140€ - 180€

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Boom to Drongen 66 km

7€ - 12€

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The cheapest way to get from Boom to Drongen is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boom to Drongen is to taxi which costs 140€ - 180€ and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boom to Drongen. However, there are services departing from Boom Markt and arriving at Drongen Drongenplein via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Gent Dampoort perron 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Boom and Drongen is 50 km. The road distance is 66 km.

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The best way to get from Boom to Drongen without a car is to train and line 18 bus which takes 2h 7m and costs 13€ - 19€.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Boom to Drongen, including transfers.

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Boom to Drongen bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Boom Markt station.

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Boom to Drongen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ghent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boom to Drongen is 66 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Boom to Drongen.

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There are 520+ hotels available in Drongen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Boom to Drongen.
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  • Distance: 49.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Boom, Belgium and Drongen, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Boom to Drongen via Brussel Noord Perron 9, Brussels, Brussels-North station, Ghent, and Gent Dampoort perron 3 in around 3h 28m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Boom to Anvers-Sud / Antwerpen-Zuid
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Anvers-Sud / Antwerpen-Zuid to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Gent Dampoort perron 3 to Drongen Drongenplein
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Boom RMS 2 to Antwerpen Station Zuid
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Boom Markt to Brussel Noord Perron 9
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Boom to Drongen
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
140€ - 180€
Berchem Taxi
Phone
+32 3 239 60 60
Website
taxiberchemluchthavenvervoer.be
A-Taxi
Phone
+32 3 283 83 93
Website
taxibedrijfantwerpen.be
Antwerp-Tax
Phone
+32 3 238 38 38
Website
antwerp-tax.be
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be

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